"The Duke" vs. Duke: case dismissed
A federal district court in California has dismissed the lawsuit pitting the estate of actor John Wayne against the University.
ChronYourRadar: September 15th-21st
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Construction triggers fire alarm in Perkins and Bostock
Wednesday afternoon study sessions in Perkins and Bostock Libraries got a little more eventful when the fire alarm was triggered, causing the evacuation of both buildings.
"The Duke" versus Duke
The family of deceased film star John Wayne—who went by the nickname "The Duke" for much of his career—is suing the University for use of the name Duke to market bourbon and other alcoholic beverages.
Summer in review—the biggest headlines on campus
Summer may mean fewer people on campus, but it does not mean less news. Take a look at some of the biggest headlines from May and June.
Alumni round-up: Shinseki resigns from VA, Steel takes C.E.O. position
Duke graduate Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, resigned Friday amid a growing scandal regarding veterans' treatment at VA hospitals.
All-clear called for tornado warning after 20 minutes
For the second time in three weeks, Duke's campus was put on alert for a tornado warning.
Duke Med tries Broadway take on admissions recruiting
The Duke School of Medicine is using a new tool to appeal to prospective applicants this year: a musical.